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Shows tagged as: police
Wed, Apr 10 2013
A bill in the legislature aims to gather data on the relationship between police and minority communities.
Tue, Mar 26 2013
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales has been in office almost 90 days. How is he doing so far?
Thu, Mar 7 2013
We'll get the latest on Monday's officer-involved shooting as well as a grand jury's decision on another shooting in February.
Thu, Feb 21 2013
An officer-involved fatal shooting Sunday night was the first one since Portland Mayor Charlie Hales took office.
Wed, Feb 20 2013
We'll talk with Brian Lindstrom, the filmmaker of the new documentary of the life and death of James Chasse, who died in police custody in 2006.
Wed, Feb 6 2013
Baruti Artharee will be Mayor Charlie Hales's liaison to the Portland Police Bureau and other public safety organizations.
Tue, Nov 6 2012
Portland may get a new mental health center in 2013. What would this mean for the city, the police and people with mental illness?
Fri, Oct 19 2012
We check in with Oregonian reporter Maxine Bernstein about changes at the Portland Police Bureau following a recent report from the Department of Justice.
Tue, Sep 25 2012
Portland Mayor Sam Adams said he will appeal a ruling that says he must reinstate Portland police officer Ronald Frashour.
Mon, Sep 17 2012
Portland Police Chief Mike Reese reacts to the U.S. Justice Department's report that found his officers have used excessive force.
Wed, Jun 6 2012
Portland City Council votes on an ordinance that, if passed, will allow police to install video surveillance cameras on private property in Old Town/Chinatown.
Thu, May 31 2012
An external audit of the Portland Police Department reviews what happened in seven officer-involved shootings and makes recommendations. We'll get the details.
Mon, May 7 2012
Law enforcement in Oregon will accept IDs issued by the Mexican government as a form of identification for traffic stops and other minor incidents.
Mon, Apr 2 2012
A state arbitrator has ruled to reinstate Portland Police Officer Ronald Frashour, who fatally shot Aaron Campbell two years ago.
Tue, Feb 21 2012
We'll ask how Portland Police are handling the increase of calls involving people who are suicidal.
Thu, Jan 26 2012
Yesterday a police confrontation in Portland ended in the death of 21-year-old Bradley Lee Morgan. We'll find out what happened.
Tue, Jan 10 2012
There were six shootings in Portland on Sunday and Monday and another one on Tuesday. What happened?
Wed, Dec 14 2011
Next year, the Portland Police Bureau will begin to redirect non-threatening 911 calls involving suicide to a mental health call center.
Fri, Nov 18 2011
Dozens of Occupy Portland protesters were arrested in downtown Portland on Thursday. What happened?
Fri, Nov 4 2011
The city of Elgin is operating without local law enforcement since their chief and one remaining officer resigned. What's next for Elgin?
Wed, Sep 14 2011
An increasing number of Portland-area police officers are being arrested for DUIIs. Is this a sign that police drinking problems are getting worse, or that law enforcement is no longer turning a blind eye to policing its own officers?
Wed, Aug 17 2011
Earlier this month a man was fatally shot by a police officer in Elgin. Now some members of the community want to know: do they really need a police department?
Fri, Jul 29 2011
A report went public this month that named the gang affiliations connected with suspected gang-related violence. This broke standard operating procedure. Was it helpful to the public, police and gang outreach efforts?
Fri, Jul 8 2011
What happens when you call 9-11, but no officers are available to help?
Fri, Apr 29 2011
Portland City Council voted on Thursday to rejoin the Joint Terrorism Task Force. We'll find out why.
Fri, Apr 15 2011
We'll talk with the mother of missing 14-year-old Yashanee Vaughn, and check in with the police about the status of the investigation.
Tue, Apr 12 2011
What's being done to combat gang activity in Northwest communities?
Mon, Apr 11 2011
As Lincoln City police officer Steven Dodds returns home, the prime suspect in his shooting, David Duhram, is still at large.
Mon, Apr 11 2011
Portland Mayor Sam Adams is pushing for revised drug free zones to combat crime. Will they work? Are they constitutional?
Fri, Jan 28 2011
How has a shooting and manhunt on the Oregon coast affected the surrounding community?
Tue, Jan 18 2011
Should Portland rejoin the Joint Terrorism Task Force?
Thu, Jan 6 2011
Why has violent crime gone down in Oregon over the past few years?
Wed, Nov 17 2010
We'll explore the implications of the firing of Portland police officer Ron Frashour, who fatally shot Aaron Campbell, an unarmed black man, earlier this year.
Tue, Nov 9 2010
What legal and philosophical issues does the Woodburn bank bombing trial raise?
Fri, Oct 22 2010
How are law enforcement and various agencies doing in their effort to reduce and prevent gang violence?
Mon, Sep 20 2010
Why might someone choose to purposefully injure or mutilate themselves?
Thu, Sep 2 2010
What does it mean to families and to law enforcement when a cold case is solved?
Fri, Aug 27 2010
What would you like to ask Portland's new police leadership?
Wed, Aug 4 2010
What's being done about underage sex trafficking in Oregon?
Thu, May 13 2010
What will a new chief of police mean for Portland?
Wed, Mar 31 2010
How do mental health issues and homelessness overlap? And what should society (including the police) do to help these people?
Wed, Mar 24 2010
What's your reaction to the shooting death of a homeless man by Portland Police?
Wed, Mar 17 2010
How would police oversight change if Portland city commissioners vote to modify the Independent Police Review Division?
Tue, Feb 23 2010
What would you like to ask Portland Police Chief Rosie Sizer?
Thu, Feb 18 2010
Can you trust the police to solve your community's problems?
Fri, Feb 12 2010
Do the Portland Police Bureau's training and policies prepare officers to handle crises?
Mon, Jan 11 2010
When should police officers be allowed to use Tasers?
Tue, Dec 1 2009
What do police officers face from the public these days? What do we face from officers?
Wed, Sep 9 2009
What is the best way to reduce racial profiling?
Mon, Jun 15 2009
What will it take to curb gang violence in Oregon?
Mon, Sep 22 2008
When and how should we be able to record officers of the law?
Mon, Sep 15 2008
What's the best way to curb prostitution in Oregon?
Tue, Mar 25 2008
Do laws against panhandling and sidewalk obstruction help solve the problem of homelessness?
Tue, Mar 18 2008
How do we ensure that the inevitable interactions between law enforcement and the mentally ill are as positive as possible?
Tue, Feb 12 2008
How do cops use social networking sites to catch criminals?